About St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church

The latest news from St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church in Plantation, Florida.

2LIFE (Living In Faith Every Day) Teen Youth Group

invites ALL teens in grades 8-12 to participate in our Youth Nights every Sunday from 7:15 p.m. until 8:45 p.m. You are welcome and encouraged to bring friends!  Of course, snacks are provided!  We will meet in the Garden Room unless otherwise noted.

3/22 – SCAVENGER HUNT!  Meet in the Gazebo immediately following 6:00 p.m. Mass.   We will split into teams and head out around Plantation for our scavenger hunt.  The team who collects the most items on the hunt wins a prize!

3/29 – GAMES NIGHT!   Join us in the Garden Room following Palm Sunday 6:00 p.m. Mass for a  night of fun and games!

4/5 – Easter Sunday!  JESUS IS RISEN!  We will not meet for Easter.  Enjoy a blessed Easter Sunday with your family.

4/12 – DIVINE MERCY SUNDAY - 7:00 p.m.  Join us in the Garden Room for Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament as we pray the Chaplet of Divine Mercy.

HOLY WEEK SCHEDULE 2015

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, March 30, 31 & April 1

Masses:  7:00a.m., 8:30a.m., 12:00Noon

(7:00p.m. – Wednesday only/Spanish) 

HOLY THURSDAY MASSES

April 2, 2015

7:00 a.m. & 8:30 a.m.

7:00 p.m. Mass of the Lord’s Last Supper

9:00 p.m. Mass of the Lord’s Last Supper in Spanish

 GOOD FRIDAY SERVICES

April 3, 2015

 12:00 Noon Stations of the Cross (English)

1:00p.m.   Seven Last Words of Christ (English )

3:00p.m.   Stations of the Cross (Spanish)

 4:00p.m.   Seven Last Words of Christ in Spanish  (with Fr. Varela)

   7:00p.m.   Liturgy of the Passion (English)

    9:00p.m.   Liturgy of the Passion (Spanish)

EASTER VIGIL MASS

 Saturday, April 4, 8:00 p.m.

Night watch of the Resurrection & the receiving of our new Catholics into the Church

Holy Saturday Vigil – 8:00 p.m. only

(No 4:00 p.m. or 5:30 p.m. Masses)

 EASTER SUNDAY MASSES

April 5, 2015

Church

  6:00 a.m.    Cantor 

  7:30 a.m.    Cantor 

  9:00 a.m.    Contemporary Music    

10:30 a.m.   Traditional Choir with Brass & Strings  

12:00 Noon   Contemporary Music with Brass &Strings

  1:30 p.m.  Cantor                            

  6:00 p.m.  Contemporary Music    

  7:30 p.m.  Spanish  with Spanish Choir      

Parish Center

10:30 a.m.    Contemporary Music        

12:00 Noon  Contemporary Music    

 

ATTENTION! DON’T MISS THE NEXT 2 WEEKS OF LENTEN PROGRAMS

TUESDAY, MARCH 24th, 7:00 p.m. ART AND MEDITATION: LIFT UP JESUS:  Watch Michelle Morse, renowned artist, paint as we listen to scripture and meditate on how we may “Lift Up Jesus” in our hearts and lives.

TUESDAY, MARCH 31st, 7:00 p.m. LIVE STATIONS OF THE CROSS and PENANCE SERVICE with Individual Confessions:  Live Stations presented by students of St. Gregory School.

DON’T MISS OUT! REGISTER TODAY FOR COME HOLY SPIRIT SERIES: STARTS APRIL 28th through JUNE 9th

AND…Fr. Gaitley’s new book: WISDOM and WORKS of MERCY: THE ONE THING IS THREE & YOU DID IT TO ME: STARTS MAY 9th thru JULY 25th.

LENT 2015

 ADORATION OF THE BLESSED SACRAMENT

Monday Through Thursday 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Friday 9:00 a.m. continuing until 3:30 p.m.

Saturday in the Chapel

PALM SUNDAY

March 29, 2015 

Saturday Vigils 

4:00P.M. & 5:30P.M.

Sunday Masses

6:00A.M.       7:30A.M.     9:00 A.M.

10:30A.M.    12:00 P.M.     1:30 P.M.

6:00P.M.  &  7:30 P.M. Spanish 

LENTEN PENITENTIAL SERVICE AND LIVE STATIONS

 Tuesday, March 31st,  at 7:00 P.M.

Life After Fifty

Invites all adults to join us for a

  1. MYERS OVERNIGHTER,

JUNE 13th & 14th, 2015

Your trip will include:

  • Motor coach transportation to

Ft. Myers, leaves St. Gregory’s @ 9:00 a.m.

  • Shopping and lunch on your own at Miromar Outlets
  • Dinner & show at the Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre “CHURCH BASEMENT LADIES”

Viennese party on return to hotel

  • Buffet Breakfast at the hotel, Sunday morning Mass

at a local Catholic Church

  • Gaming at the Seminole Casino Immokalee

$110 per person – $25 single supplement

Close date-May 13th.

For more information contact Maria 954-472-0798.

Vine and Branches Prayer Group

Prayer is not only the breath of the soul… it is also the oasis of peace from which we can draw the water that nourishes our spiritual life and transforms our existence.   (Pope Benedict XVI)

Join us, the Vine and Branches prayer group, every Wednesday in Room 1, to the left of the school gym, 7:30-9:00 p.m. We praise, worship, sing, and pray together as one voice to honor and give glory to our Father. Join our supportive community and let’s pray together. Prayer works!

Women’s Emmaus Retreat

Did you know that our Father in Heaven is your true father and he longs for a loving relationship with you?  When you pray, do you hear him calling to you?  Join Him at the Women’s Emmaus Retreat to be held at St. Gregory, April 17th, 18th, & 19th, 2015Registration forms are on the poster in vestibule of the Church. For more information contact: Barbara Reinking: 954-599-5991.